Cost Accountant
Mankato, MN US
Posted 54 months ago
Position No Longer Available
Position No Longer Available
Job Description
Cost Accountant:
Basic Function: The cost accountant position is accountable for reporting daily plant costs to appropriate personnel , submitting daily/month end inventories, daily productivity reports and other daily/monthly cost accounting reports required by the Plant Management.
Principal Accountabilities:
  1. Coordinate physical inventory counts and cycle counts
  2. Investigate cycle counting variances and resolve issues
  3. Update standard costs in the bill of materials
Other Responsibilities:  The cost accounting position is also involved with maintenance parts management including inventory control (using a maintenance tracking program), issuance/tracking of plant purchase orders and tracking of plant project expenditures.  This position may also include training of a back-up for absenteeism purposes.  Additional responsibilities may also be required as requested. 
Desired Qualifications:  3+ years of accounting/finance experience.   Also, a BA/BS degree, as well as excellent analysis skills, and the ability to collaborate with a multi-department team. Also helpful to have experience manipulating large databases.


Position No Longer Available
Job Summary
Start Date
Feb. 2013
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Hours per Week
Work Hours (i.e. shift)
8 to 5
Required Education
Associate Degree
Required Experience
2+ years
 This company is a Federal Contractor
Email this Job to Yourself or a Friend
Indicates required fields